Starting at UCN

Practical information about the book list and your first day at UCN

The study start programme was organised to accommodate the special COVID-19 situation. However, the programme may be subject to change due to COVID-19.

Start of term

Find the meeting point and time for your first day at UCN.

Special introduction day for international students

31 AUGUST 2021

UCN International would like to welcome you to University College of Northern Denmark (UCN) by inviting you to participate in our introduction day for new international students.

Join us for a couple of interesting hours and get to know more about life at UCN and life in Aalborg. Introduction day programme (PDF).

Please note that the programme for the introduction day can be changed due to the COVID-19 situation.

SEPTEMBER 1st 2021 - Hobrovej Campus

Please note: There might be changes or updates to the introduction day programme and therefore we advise you to check again before start of term.

On your first day at UCN, student tutors will be ready to greet you.

Book list and important information 

During start of term you can visit the book shop on Sofiendalsvej Campus in order to purchase your school books. You are welcome to contact your student advisor if you have any questions.


Please bring your computer.
09.00 – 09.30
Registration on Campus Hobrovej. It is important to meet within that time frame
09.30 – 12.15
Introduction to the study and systems by Team Coordinator and the Tutors. Introduction to your class
12.15 - 12.45
Lunch - you can bring your own lunch or buy in the café

Sandwiches of different kinds are available for sale - 28 DKK
Bottled water – 13.50 DKK
Soft drinks – 16.50 DKK
12.45 – 14.30
Introduction to the study by Team Coordinator and the Tutors
14.30 – 16.00
After individual programs there will be time to socialize

Get the introduction days schedule (PDF).